Helping Families and Friends Honor Their Loved One

James David Bailey, age 59

James David Bailey, 59, of Searcy passed away on July 9, 2019.  He was born in Forest, Mississippi to the late Curtis and Lucille Bailey on November 23, 1959.

He was a loving husband, brother and friend to everyone he met; and he was a lover of animals.  He worked for 8 years at Lowes; he enjoyed and worked as a landscaper and worked as a detonation expert for many years.  He was an honest, loving down home Naturalist that enjoyed spending time at home with his wife and animals.

He was preceded in death by his sister Judy Readyhough and brother Michael Bailey.

James leaves behind to cherish his loving memory his wife of 35 years, Tammy Bailey; his siblings Carolyn Winstead (Joe), Patricia Cash (Frankie) and Donald Bailey; a host of nieces and nephews and many friends.

Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400


  • Crystal Jett Posted July 11, 2019 10:10 AM

    Awesome guy,enjoyed working with him,would do anything for anyone James will be truly missed prayers for the family

  • Matt Cloyes Posted July 11, 2019 10:17 AM

    I worked with him for a while was a good guy sorry for the loss

  • Lourie Masner Posted July 11, 2019 10:22 AM

    Rest in Love James Bailey aka Turbo ,you will be greatly missed 💙 Prayers for all who were blessed to know you ?

  • Debbie Goddard Posted July 11, 2019 10:36 AM

    I always enjoyed being around Turbo. He was a great, loving person who everyone liked. He will be missed.

  • Robin Hudson Posted July 11, 2019 10:40 AM

    Was the best brother In law anyone could ever have. Enjoy Family and of course Bear in Heaven!

  • Gary. Lively Posted July 11, 2019 12:25 PM

    Great man ko mom

  • Johnny cox Posted July 11, 2019 12:52 PM

    Awesome man was great to work with

  • Steven Turnage Posted July 11, 2019 1:59 PM

    I loved working with him, he always working all the time ,but I was the last one too check him out ,he’s was buying mowing stuff and had so much kindness about him .I will miss him.

  • Clint Singer Posted July 11, 2019 9:20 PM

    Such a good guy and a hard worker. He’ll be missed.

  • Erek Balentine Posted July 11, 2019 10:00 PM

    Rest In Peace Bud!!! Your family is in our thoughts and prayers!!!

  • Kevin McArtor Posted July 12, 2019 2:41 PM

    James (Turbo) Bailey Was An Awesome Human Being,Husband,Friend,Co-Worker!! Loved His Family Life WWE And Western Sizzling…..Man He Will Be Truly Missed!! God Speed Turbo!!

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